take out
verb Date: 13th century transitive verb 1. a. (1) deduct, separate (2) exclude, omit (3) withdraw, withhold b. to find release for ; vent <
take out their resentments on one another — J. W. Aldridge
>
c. (1) eliminate (2) kill, destroy (3) knock out 2. to take as an equivalent in another form <
took the debt out in trade
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3. a. to obtain from the proper authority <
take out a charter
>
<
take out a second mortgage
>
b. to arrange for (insurance) 4. to overcall (a bridge partner) in a different suit intransitive verb to start on a course ; set out

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